The project’s main aim is to raise awareness and provide practiceoriented improvements for effective ways of assuring a successful transition to independent life for residential care leavers, to help achieve successful integration into society and to promote active participation in social life.
The project has 3 Intellectual Outputs:
1. Gateways to integration - Development of research tools (interview guidelines)
2. Online platform for game - based toolkit for basic skills development for young people to get prepared for independent life, which contains 50 educational online games.
3. Social workout: Training material and training programme with practical tools addressed to young people and residential youth care workers, which will contain 160- 170 pages training material with practical tools, one transnational joint staff training event with the direct involvement and mobility of 16 youth care workers.
Gateways to integration – Report on the resources for social inclusion of youth out of residential care
In the 1st Intellectual Output was developed the research tool, Interview Guideline for accessing specific information for development of successful and valid training material.
Make a living – online platform
The 2nd Intellectual Output of our project is an online game for young people
which aim at preparing them for the independent life after they leave the child
care system. The leader of this IO is the Spektrum Educational Center Foundation
(SEC), who have developed an online and responsive serious game platform,
in order to improve basic life skills and competences of those young people who are leaving in a residential care.